Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Announcements 2-20-14

News from The Travelers

Third grade travelers had 4th grade visitors to find out about life upstairs. Lots of questions we asked and were answered. We learned how important our math fact sare and homework is and that we should look forward to the fun times upstairs!


Jr. Band is rehearsing today.

6th grade lessons include alto saxes and clarinet this morning.

Open Doors

The following Open Doors classes begin today, Thursday, February 20th:
  • Djembe Drummers Play it Again
  • Leadership and Public Speaking
  • Lets Speak French at BFA
·         Session B students taking French will board bus #3 at 3:10.  The students will check in with Open Doors at bus #3 before boarding the bus.

  • CHOMP will begin on Thursday, March 6th and Girls on Run will meet on Thursday, March 27th (Girls on Run also meets on Tuesdays)

  • Lets Talk Money and Girl Scouts Agents of Change start date to be announced.
All session A students taking Open Doors classes go to the cafeteria at 2:45 dismissal.
It is very important that all students riding the buses afterschool follow the bus expectations. 

Another Reminder To Parents & Families of 8th Graders:

We are working on the Class of 2014 yearbook, and you have the opportunity to continue the tradition of including a baby picture (cost $5) and/or personal message (cost $2) for your graduating 8th grader.  Please put picture/message and payment in an envelope or plastic bag marked with the student name to turn in to their team teachers or send directly to Briana Maguire, Yearbook Advisor, c/o St. Albans City School.  Pictures will be scanned and returned to you promptly. The deadline isFriday, March 7th, but as soon as possible is appreciated.

(Cash or Checks payable to “SACS” with “Yearbook” in the memo. All money and donations will be used directly for the publishing and printing costs of the yearbooks. Please contact Briana Maguire with any financial hardship concerns.)


Drama Rehearsal:

FULL CAST, Scenes 5-7.  

If you can not make this rehearsal, see Miss Gelfon ASAP to get a March rehearsal schedule. 


The 7/8 Boys andGirls Basketball Teams have away games today in Georgia.

Kaleidoscope Parent Night

5:00 - 6:30 in the Cafeteria.

Discovery Culminating Event 

5:30 - 7:00pm in the Discovery Community

Lunch Menu for Thursday February 20th

Chicken & Bean Enchilada Bake 
Rice Pilaf with Whole Grain Rice 
Warm Black Beans 
Or Yogurt Or Sunbutter and Jelly Or Deli Sandwich Or Salad Bar Or Pizza 
Fresh Fruit 
Fresh Milk